United Nations COP21 and the Implications for Africa

United Nations COP21 and the Implications for Africa

The 21st United Nations Conference of the Parties (COP21) agreed to a historic climate deal in Paris on Dec. 12, 2015. The COP21 pact has been seen by many observers as giving a fresh impetus to African countries towards combatting climate change. The Paris Agreement, ratified by nearly 200 countries, arguably has important policy and development implications […]

Zimbabwe President Mugabe Still Causing Much Controversy

Zimbabwe President Mugabe Still Causing Much Controversy

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has been catching a lot of headlines lately, unfortunately not many of them have been good. The President still seems to be causing much controversy in a variety of areas, as residents of the country grow more and more upset over nearly every action that Mugabe takes. From the start of […]